Realizing the Dream : Volunteering in the Spirit of Martin Luther King Jr.
RSVP-Northern Virginia, the region's largest volunteer group for those 55 "or better," is proud to again take part in Volunteer Arlington's annual MLK Day of Service event at 10 a.m., Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, at Washington Liberty High School in Arlington.
Join RSVP as it will celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.'s ideals and vision for public service duing a speial edition of RSVP's "Art of Volunteering in Retirement" seminar titled "Realizing the Dream : Volunteering in the Spirit of Martin Luther King Jr."
The event is free and open to the public.
Attendees will have the opportunity to learn more about why volunteering with RSVP is “healthy, social, and fun" and how volunteering is part of Dr. King's vision for public service.
You will learn the benefits of volunteering not only for the people you are helping but for the volunteer. Learn how RSVP can personally help you find your purpose in retirement and how you can serve your community and have fun and make new friends at the same time. Several of RSVP's Arlingtion Area partners will will talk about their volunteer needs. There will also be a short and fun service project you can take part in.
“Everybody can be great, because anybody can serve.” –Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
To register for this event or to get more information on RSVP, please call RSVP-Northern Virginia Volunteer Specialist Shannon White at 703-403-5360 or visit www.rsvpnova.org. RSVP-Northern Virginia is a program of Volunteer Fairfax, Volunteer Arlington and Voluntee Alexandria. You can register online for the seminar by visiting https://volunteer.leadercenter.org/civicrm/volunteer/signup?reset=1&needs=1544&dest=list